Nestled in the heart of southern Indiana, the towns of Jasper, Huntingburg and Ferdinand offer a warm welcome to both locals and visitors alike. Beyond their charming streets and historic attractions, these towns boast entrepreneurial spirit with a variety of locally owned restaurants & cafes. Join us as we embark on a journey through the inviting coffee shops & cafes that contribute to the unique character of Dubois County.

1. Zax Creamery 

Most known for their homemade ice cream, Zax also offers a wide variety of signature coffees in a cozy & inviting atmosphere. Recently adding a new lounge & couch area, stop by with friends to relax and catch up over a cup of coffee. Zax has something for everyone, offering several items for those with special dietary needs including Vegan, Dairy Free, Gluten Free and no sugar added Keto/Diabetic friendly options.

2. Midwest Cafe & Market 

Located just a few blocks north of the downtown square in Jasper, enjoy the beautiful view of St. Joseph Catholic Church from a table inside the quaint café offering a variety of coffee & menu items or grab a cup on the go! With a laid back and relaxed vibe, this hidden gem is a local favorite where the owners call you by name and are sure to greet you with a smile! The bonus, the muffins & salads are out of this world!

Midwest Cafe
Midwest Cafe

3. The Huntingburg Grind Coffee & Tea Co.

Previously known as Kim’s Koffee, The Huntingburg Grind is located in the quaint streets of Huntingburg 4th Street, a historic district featuring unique, locally owned, shops and restaurants! The aroma of freshly ground coffee beans fill the air as the baristas craft your favorite beverage of choice! With an inviting fireplace in the back, stop by to relax and enjoy the warm atmosphere, sure to keep you toasty on these cold winter days!

The Huntingburg Grind Coffee & Tea Co.

4. The Playce

The newest café in downtown Jasper is a play café, welcoming families to bring the kids and enjoy a play date while enjoying a coffee or smoothie with friends. The coffee comes from a Louisville roaster, Quills, offering premium coffee from growers from around the World. Stop in, let the kids play and catch up with a friend over a quality cup of Joe.

The Playce

5. Café Pina

One of the most popular café’s in Dubois County, Café Pina is located in the River Centre, located along the Patoka River in downtown Jasper. Chef Claudia creates creative, seasonal dishes & drinks with fresh foods that will have you coming back for more! Café Pina offers a standard breakfast & brunch menu with extensive coffee & cocktails and bakery items!

Cafe Pina Breakfast

6. Cascade Café

Located in Ferdinand, Cascade Cafe offers the best homestyle breakfast items in a country café setting. This family owned & operated restaurant has been busy since day one serving traditional breakfast plates with bacon and eggs, hashbrowns, biscuits and gravy. Bring a friend or family member to enjoy a cup of coffee with a mouthwatering cinnamon roll! The perfect setting to sit back, relax and catch up!

7. Old School Cafe

Also located on Historic 4th Street in Huntingburg, Old School is a popular breakfast spot for locals! With a cozy and sports-themed atmosphere, make plans to catch up with an old or new friend and enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal and cup of coffee! 

Old School Cafe


Browse the boutiques & specialty shops located in and around the downtown square!

Shop in historic downtown Jasper for unique and trendy home decor, jewelry from local artisans, one-of-a-kind clothing and shoes, crafts, toys, quality furniture, handmade soaps, party supplies, kitchenware & sweet treats! 

Huntingburg 4th Street Huntingburg, IN


Browse the boutiques & specialty shops in the charming Victorian downtown, housing more than two dozen locally owned antique and specialty shops and unique eateries.

Browse the boutiques & specialty shops in the charming Victorian downtown, housing more than two dozen locally owned antique and specialty shops and unique eateries.

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